How to Update BIOS First, identify the BIOS version without rebooting the computer.To do this, follow these steps: It is a good idea to backup the BIOS before updating it.Please keep in mind that if you motherboard is not listed it does not mean it will not be updated ( especially if it was produced within the last year or more recently ).
Conditions I would recommend you update the UEFI are noted below.
If this is the case, the user has to change the boot order so that the system seeks a bootable USB drive or CD before it loads the operating system from the hard drive.
Phoenix Technologies outsources all Award BIOS upgrade support to e Support.
This can also occur with boards that are refreshed.
An example would be X99 DELUXE to X99 DELUXE II - The DELUXE II is similar in many regards and many aspects of updates in regards to performance tuning or compatibility will be phased into the board at is production.